Thanks to hit television series “Parks and Recreation,” women now have the perfect holiday to celebrate their love for their gal pals. “Galentine’s Day” is an annual celebration coined by Leslie Knope in “Parks and Recreation,” intended to celebrate the beautiful friendships between women.
If you have a significant other, Galentine’s Day encourages women to also celebrate their friendship loves on Galentine’s Day, typically celebrated on the day before Valentine’s Day.
Whether a wine night or a night on the town, Galentine’s Day is the perfect excuse to spend quality time with your ladies. Featured below are five ideas for Galentine’s Day activities in the Valley.
1. The Melting Pot
Galentine’s Day is the perfect opportunity to load up on any amount of extra carbs without having to impress your significant other. Reservations are encouraged during Valentine’s Day weekend.
For additional information on The Melting Pot reservations and Valentine’s Day packages, visit its’ website.
2. Bridgett’s Last Laugh
What says Galentine’s Day better than Karaoke? Winner of Best Karaoke Night in the 2014 Best of Our Valley Competition, Bridgett’s Last Laugh offers karaoke every night at 9 p.m. The 5 star dive bar is located in Phoenix. If you and your ladies arrive before 7 p.m., you’ll receive happy hour prices on drinks and appetizers!
For more information on Bridgett’s Last Laugh, visit its’ website.
3. Spa Day
What better Galentine’s Day than relaxing at a spa with your best friend. The Valley is notorious for our luxurious spas and escapes. One package we found especially appealing this Valentine’s Day weekend is the “Well and Being Spa Relaxation Package” at the The Fairmont Scottsdale Princess. the package a one night stay at the resort, with a $200 credit to the room, perfect for bringing your best gal pals.
For information on spa packages at the Fairmont Scottsdale Princess, visit the website.
4. The Brush Bar
A sip of wine, paint brushes and your best friends makes the perfect recipe for a fun Galentine’s Day. At The Brush Bar, you will create a painting masterpiece while also sipping on delicious wine and sharing some sweet memories with your girlfriends.
For information on The Brush Bar, visit their website.
For those who want to learn more about the Galentine’s Day holiday, click HERE.